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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:42:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 155° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.67 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.72 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.8"942.94 miWest0° 02' 59.7"3.44 miSouth943.10 mi
24 hours11° 40' 28.6"758.67 miEast1° 37' 46.0"112.08 miSouth770.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandThu 11:42 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmEast E
HagåtñaThu 9:42 PM1325 km823 miles716 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirThu 10:42 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroThu 11:42 PM2266 km1408 miles1223 nmSoutheast SE
YokohamaThu 8:42 PM2288 km1422 miles1235 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoThu 8:42 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmNorthwest NW
NagoyaThu 8:42 PM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaThu 8:42 PM2520 km1566 miles1360 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoThu 8:42 PM2522 km1567 miles1362 nmNorthwest NW
KobeThu 8:42 PM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmNorthwest NW

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